Creative Writing as a Pathway to Self Love

“Once you have learned to trust your own voice and allowed that creative force inside you to come out, you can direct it to write short stories, novels, and poetry, do revisions, and so on. You have the basic tool to fulfill your writing dreams. But beware. This type of writing will uncover other dreams … Continue reading Creative Writing as a Pathway to Self Love

My Relaxed is Brave: Letting Go on New Years Day

“Learning to let go should be learned before learning to get. Life should be touched, not strangled.” – Ray Bradbury   “Relaxed” is a word that has wormed its way into my heart this year. I don’t typically describe myself as Relaxed. I want a full life. I want to be a dizzying ball of … Continue reading My Relaxed is Brave: Letting Go on New Years Day

An Answered Prayer on a Tuesday Train: The Kindness of Strangers

"Life is a process of becoming, a combination of states we have to go through. Where people fail is that they wish to elect a state and remain in it. This is a kind of death." - Anais Nin Dare to let a stranger change your life. At 7:30 AM on a grey-skied Tuesday, I … Continue reading An Answered Prayer on a Tuesday Train: The Kindness of Strangers

Au Revoir, 2013: A Tribute

I love the fresh start of a new year. Every December I daydream in the realm of possibility - I envision the person I want to be, all of her blossoming wishes and truths, and I paint a picture in my imagination of how my efforts in the next year will support me on my … Continue reading Au Revoir, 2013: A Tribute